Starting School

One of our greatest concerns about our move was schooling for Hannah and Joy. We arrived with so many questions and so much uncertainty. After our initial meeting with the director and a couple of teachers at […]

By |September 8th, 2013|Stories|4 Comments

House Hunting…International

Kind of like the show, but not really. We haven’t been looking at $3.5 million luxury homes with 10 bedrooms and a swimming pool overlooking the ocean. It has been a fun experience, though! It was a […]

By |August 25th, 2013|Stories|1 Comment

Starting From Scratch

After three flights and two layovers, the Boone family arrived in Podgorica, Montenegro. The dad, the mom, the teen, the kid, the dog, three large duffels, four trunks, four carry-ons, four personal items and a kennel all […]

By |August 17th, 2013|Stories|21 Comments

Joy’s Update

My family is moving to Montenegro which is in the Balkan area. I will miss my friends and I am very, very sad to say goodbye. I am looking forward to meeting many new friends, learning the […]

By |August 12th, 2013|Stories|8 Comments

Saying Goodbye

Everyone knows good-byes are never easy. You would think they might get easier over time, but they don’t.

The hardest thing for me is to go for long periods of time without seeing the family and friends I […]

By |August 11th, 2013|Stories|2 Comments